CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was arrested after leading police on a foot chase following a traffic stop early Tuesday in the University Village neighborhood.

A state trooper curbed a vehicle about 2:30 a.m. on the northbound Dan Ryan Expressway near the Roosevelt Road ramp, according to Illinois State Police. A 19-year-old man got out of the vehicle and took off on foot, tossing a gun away as he ran.

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He was eventually taken into custody near Maxwell and Union, state police said. Investigators also recovered the gun.

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The man was taken to University of Illinois Hospital for evaluation, according to state police. Charges against him were pending Tuesday morning.

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